Employment

Atlanta Hardwood’s group of companies is always looking for high achieving, self-motivated individuals. We are constantly evaluating expansion opportunities and would welcome your resume for future consideration.

How to apply:
You may send your resume by mail to our corporate headquarters or follow the specific instructions for each position posted below.

Atlanta Hardwood Corporation
Attn:  HR
5596 Riverview Road
Mableton, GA 30126




OUTSIDE SALE REPRESENTATIVE
 
Company: Hardwoods Incorporated
Location: US – GA-Mableton
Employee Type: Full Time
Req’d Education: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Experience
Req’d Experience: Five Years
Req’d Travel: Local
 
No calls or emails to Hardwoods Incorporated or Atlanta Hardwood Corporation, please.  Submit cover letter and resume to:
 
Lisa Ritchie
Vice President, Recruiting and Talent Selection
Affinity HR Group, LLC.
lisa@affinityhrgroup.com
Toll Free: 877-660-6400
Direct: 804-833-1266
www.affinityhrgroup.com
 
The Company:  Hardwoods Incorporated is a division of Atlanta Hardwood Corporation, an integrated and progressive hardwood forest products company. Founded in 1952 and based in Atlanta, we have 9 operating entities in the Eastern U.S. We have a global reach, sourcing and selling throughout the world. Our quality pledge starts with committed employees, and much of our success can be attributed to expertise in buying from quality timber regions, utilizing technologically advanced equipment, state-of-the-art machining capabilities, and investing in employee training and development. We provide flexibility by offering a wide variety of hardwood products and services. With more than 60 years of experience, we put our solid reputation and a commitment to excellence to work for our customers every day.

Job Description:  Hardwoods Incorporated is seeking an experienced Outside Sales Representative to join the growing team. This dynamic individual will be responsible for establishing and maintaining profitable relationships with customers, actively prospecting for new accounts, and maximizing sales potential with existing customers. The ideal candidate will have a solid foundation in sales ideally with experience in the hardwoods or building materials industries. The candidate must also have excellent organizational, communication, and decision making skills.
 
The position reports to the Branch Manager and offers a competitive salary, performance based commission, and excellent benefits package.
 
The candidate must:
  • Plan and execute personal sales strategy to maximize efforts and results
  • Establish, develop, and maintain business relationships with prospective and existing customers through in-person, onsite presentations, meetings, and client/prospect entertainment
  • Research and identify sales opportunities through work with internal associates, industry publications, online sources, and client and vendor networking
  • Prepare for client and prospect meetings by conducting outbound calls, scheduling visits, developing presentations and marketing materials
  • Develop and deliver effective sales presentations to negotiate and close profitable business across all products and services
  • Consult with clients to determine requirements and expectations and recommend specific solutions; calculate estimates to provide competitive pricing
  • Obtain and maintain complete and accurate information on prospective and existing clients in contact management database
  • Expedite the resolution of customer problems and complaints
  • Monitor monthly sales activity against goals and prepare regular sales reports for company management
Requirements:  The candidate will:
  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in sales: architectural, design, or hardwood industry experience preferred
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree or have comparable experience
  • Act with a high degree of professionalism with the ability to build trust and gain the confidence and respect of others, both within and outside of Atlanta Hardwood
  • Possess strong persuasion and negotiation skills with the ability to use a consultative approach to close sales
  • Be an adaptable, results oriented, team player dedicated to supporting the corporate objectives and exceeding sales goals
  • Have outstanding multi-tasking, problem solving, and decision making skills with the ability to complete difficult assignments and make sound business judgments in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Be a customer-focused listener in order to develop and maintain strong relationships
  • Strive for continuous improvement; maintaining a strong understanding of the business, our products and services, competitors, and market trends
  • Demonstrate a proficiency in territory analysis and be able to identify and develop new client and market opportunities
  • Be computer proficient in Microsoft Office, experience with Agility software helpful


SPECIFICATION REPRESENTATIVE - ARCHITECTURAL & DECORATIVE LAMINATE
 
Company: Hardwoods Incorporated
Location: US – GA-Mableton; TN-Clarksville
Employee Type: Full Time
Req’d Education: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent Experience
Req’d Experience: Three Years
Req’d Travel: 25%
 
No calls or emails to Hardwoods Incorporated or Atlanta Hardwood Corporation, please.  Submit cover letter and resume to:
 
Lisa Ritchie
Vice President, Recruiting and Talent Selection
Affinity HR Group, LLC.
lisa@affinityhrgroup.com
Toll Free: 877-660-6400
Direct: 804-833-1266
www.affinityhrgroup.com
 
The Company:  Hardwoods Incorporated is a division of Atlanta Hardwood Corporation, an integrated and progressive hardwood forest products company. Founded in 1952 and based in Atlanta, we have 9 operating entities in the Eastern U.S. We have a global reach, sourcing and selling throughout the world. Our quality pledge starts with committed employees, and much of our success can be attributed to expertise in buying from quality timber regions, utilizing technologically advanced equipment, state-of-the-art machining capabilities, and investing in employee training and development. We provide flexibility by offering a wide variety of hardwood products and services. With more than 60 years of experience, we put our solid reputation and a commitment to excellence to work for our customers every day.

Job Description:  Hardwoods Incorporated is seeking an experienced Specification Representative to join the growing Atlanta based team. The successful candidate will promote Arborite laminate, Uniboard melamine, and other products to the architectural, design, and home builder community. The candidate will work closely with the sales and distribution team to develop and grow external business relationships and increase customer satisfaction.
 
This position reports to the Atlanta Sales Manager and offers a competitive compensation package.
 
The candidate must:
  • Communicate with customers regularly via telephone and in person; conduct “Lunch & Learn” presentations, and assist with CEU class presentations
  • Assist sales representatives in determining customer requirements and expectations to recommend specific products and solutions; following up on all customer requests in a timely professional manner
  • Order customer samples, educate customers on benefits of architectural products, proactively recommend products and services to customers, and manage and track all quotes to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Maintain all necessary records for territory management and submit regular sales and activity reports to management
  • Assist sales and purchasing with other duties, as needed
Requirements:  The candidate will:
  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in sales and/or customer relationship management; architectural, design, or hardwood industry experience preferred
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree or have comparable experience
  • Act with a high degree of professionalism with the ability to build trust and gain the confidence and respect of others, both within and outside of Atlanta Hardwood
  • Have outstanding multi-tasking, problem solving, and decision making skills with the ability to complete difficult assignments in a fast paced, deadline driven environment
  • Demonstrate a “get it done” attitude with an engaging and fun approach to work
  • Travel up to 25% of the time to Hardwoods Incorporated locations and customer sites
  • Be computer proficient in Microsoft Office; experience with Salesforce.com; Agility, and Project Tracker is strongly preferred


CLASS A DRIVERS NEEDED
 
Company: AHC Logistics
Locations: US – GA-Cleveland; NC-Huntersville; TN-Clarksville
Employee Type: Full Time

Send resume to Jobs2@hardwoodweb.com or apply in person:

Georgia:  91 Appalachian Trail Drive, Cleveland, GA 30528
North Carolina:  11701 McCord Road, Huntersville, NC 28078
Tennessee:  310 Dover Road, Clarksville, TN  37042

 
Home every weekend/holiday.  Competitive salary (0.44/mile), and great benefits (100% paid EE health insurance, & 401K w/match, paid vacation).  3+ yrs OTR CDL A experience and qualify for DOT med card.  1.800.248.4393.
 




800-476-5393